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Federal Government

2018 Federal Data Protection Report

To shed light on security challenges within the public sector, Varonis commissioned a survey to explore the perceptions of federal leaders in IT and data security roles. This report reveals growing confidence and prioritization around protecting agency’s most critical assets – their data.

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Data Risk Assessment

Sample Data Risk Assessment

Get an inside look at the actionable insights you’ll have when you complete your free Varonis risk assessment.

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Perimeter Telemetry

Edge

Our best-in-class security analytics combines perimeter telemetry with data access activity to detect and stop malware, APT intrusions, and data exfiltration.

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Data Security

7 Best Practices for Data Security in Office 365 and Beyond

Office 365 is dominating the cloud, yet its native security is lacking unified controls required to protect the billions of sensitive files that flow between internal storage and the cloud. Learn why cloud-centric security isn't enough - and the 7 best practices to secure data in a hybrid environment.

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Data Governance

Is Your Unstructured Data Ready for IAM?

Most unstructured data needs some serious TLC before it can be managed in an IAM solution: you need to deal with unique permissions, inconsistent inheritance, overexposed data, stale data, and more. In this whitepaper, discover how to overcome these issues and make your IAM unstructured data project successful.

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Data Governance

12 Ways Varonis Helps With Mergers and Acquisitions

One of the key challenges with any Merger & Acquisition is how to protect, classify, manage, and migrate unstructured data throughout the entire process. Discover best practices in this whitepaper.

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Data Governance

3 Ways Varonis Enhances Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

Data loss prevention (DLP) has long been considered a key technology to help limit the loss of critical and sensitive enterprise data - from intellectual property to financial information to personally identifiable information (PII). Varonis helps go beyond traditional DLP with a data-centric security approach to add context, visibility, and advanced threat detection.

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Data Security

3 Ways Varonis Helps You Fight Insider Threats

Insider threats keeping your executives up at night? They’ll probably always be worried, and rightly so, but there are things you can do to help them get a little shuteye, and get in a few extra winks for yourself, too.

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Forrester ROI Study

The Total Economic Impact of Varonis

Forrester Consulting analysis reveals significant ROI after implementation of the Varonis Data Security Platform. The study, based on in-depth interviews and financial analysis of a Varonis customer, found that the interviewed organization realized $5.9 million in total benefits and a 346% ROI.

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Risk Analysis

2018 Varonis Global Data Risk Report

Our 2018 global risk study found that 58% of companies have over 100,000 folders open to every employee. Despite enormous consequences of this addressable challenge, companies continue to expose sensitive information to insider threats, ransomware and other risks.

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Regulated Data Classification

GDPR Patterns

Automatically identify GDPR data, monitor and analyze suspicious behavior and file activity on GDPR data, and get ready for GDPR with a data-centric security approach.

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Data Risk Assessment

Risk Assessment Datasheet

Want to know where your biggest data security threats are? We’ll show you.

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Data Security

Ransomware Datasheet

Our ransomware defense architecture is designed to protect enterprise data from zero-day attacks – catching ransomware that traditional perimeter security doesn’t see.

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Automated Remediation

Automation Engine

Risk remediation on autopilot: Automatically repair and maintain file system permissions so that you’re less vulnerable to internal and external threats, more compliant, and consistently following a least-privilege model.

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Data Security

3 Ways Varonis Helps You Fight Ransomware

Ransomware can be devastating, but it doesn't have to be. By combining sophisticated analytics with access management, you can protect yourself from ransomware with rapid detection, optimized access controls, and data-driven recovery.

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PRODUCT HOW-TO

How to Perform Entitlement Reviews

Periodic entitlement reviews are imperative to ensure that only the right people have access to the right data.

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PRODUCT HOW-TO

How to Discover Stale data

Reduce capital expenditures related to storage, and facilitate strong data lifecycle by identifying, eliminating, and/or archiving stale data.

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PRODUCT HOW-TO

How to Find Sensitive Data

All organizations store sensitive data. Mature ones restrict the number of containers in their file systems and track them closely.

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The Varonis Data Security Platform

The Varonis Data Security Platform. What we bring together is what sets us apart: a fully integrated solution focused on protecting enterprise data stored on-premises and in the cloud.

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DatAdvantage

DatAdvantage is the heart of the Varonis Data Security Platform, giving you complete visibility and control over your critical data and hybrid IT infrastructure.

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DatAlert

DatAlert, security analytics for your data. Spot threats before they become breaches.

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DatAdvantage for Office 365

DatAdvantage for Office 365 covers OneDrive, SharePoint Online, Exchange Online, and Azure AD – so your files and emails are monitored, managed, and protected wherever they live.

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DataPrivilege

DataPrivilege helps you ensure compliance and get to least privilege by giving business users the power to review and manage access controls without IT assistance.

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Automation Engine

The Varonis Automation Engine automatically repairs and maintains file systems so that you’re less vulnerable to attacks, more compliant, and consistently meeting a least privilege model.

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Edge

With Edge, our best-in-class security analytics combines perimeter telemetry with data access activity to detect and stop malware, APT intrusions, and data exfiltration.

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PRODUCT HOW-TO

Tracking Active Directory KPIs with DatAdvantage

These reports track the status of any change or remediation effort, maintain the stability of Active Directory, and identify and remediate.

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PRODUCT HOW-TO

Tracking KPIs with DatAdvantage

KPI reports help organizations track changes or remediation efforts, maintain the stability of data stores, and identify anomalies.

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Data Access Governance

DataPrivilege

Ensure compliance and get to least privilege by giving business users the power to review and manage access controls without IT assistance.

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Security Analytics

DatAlert

Security analytics with deep data context: Detect unusual file and email activity, suspicious user behavior, and trigger alerts cross-platform to protect your data before it’s too late.

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Professional Services

Professional Services: Classroom Training

Learn how Varonis can help solve your business issues with over 15 specific courses, held throughout the month so that you can fit training into your schedule.

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Customer Story: Dedham Savings

Trust is important in all relationships, but even more so for a community bank like Dedham Savings. Charged with protecting the sensitive financial data of their customers, Dedham turned to Varonis.

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GDPR – What Should You Do Now?

Even if you don't have a physical presence in the EU, you may still be subject to the regulations. This video will give you a quick run-down of what you need to know.

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Customer Story: Boston Globe, Brown University, Century Bank

Learn how these three customers use DatAlert to stop ransomware and detect insider threats.

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Customer Story: TrialCard

Learn why TrialCard is using Varonis on every single server on their network.

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Customer Story: Loyola University Maryland

See how Varonis helps Loyola University of Maryland keep their data safe behind the scenes.

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Customer Story: Frontier Economics, Gas Strategies, Semperian PPP Investment Partners

Learn more about how these customers prevent and monitor ransomware and malware attacks with DatAlert.

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How Varonis Helps with GDPR Compliance

Learn how Varonis helps oganizations meet GDPR compliance requirements.

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DatAdvantage for Directory Services

DatAdvantage for Directory Services lets you easily report and alert on changes to critical security groups, users, group policies, OUs, and other AD objects.

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DatAlert Threat Models

DatAlert's sophisticated threat models analyze behavior across multiple platforms and alert you to suspicious activity and potential data breaches.

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Insider Threats and Inside-Out Security

Learn why perimeter security alone is not enough, and how to protect your data from the inside out.

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All About Ransomware

Ransomware is everywhere these days – and it’s getting worse. New strains are sneakier, do more damage, and demand higher ransoms. Learn how Varonis protects you.

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Protecting Data Like Money

With so many users accessing so much data, identifying threats can be difficult. But we can learn from other technologies that spot and block threats at scale, like credit card transactions.

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Protecting Data from the Inside Out

Data breaches can be devastating, so why is it so easy for data to be stolen? Hear from our CEO and CMO about protecting data from the inside out.

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Compliance & eDiscovery

DatAnswers

Don’t get caught on your heels when legal or compliance requests hit your desk. DatAnswers makes information governance and access requests a breeze.

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Data Retention & Migration

Data Transport Engine

Automatically move, archive, quarantine, or delete data based on content type, age, access activity, and more. Migrate data cross-domain or cross-platform, all while keeping permissions intact and even making them better.

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Sensitive Content Discovery

Data Classification Engine

Turn on the lights and see what’s hiding inside your files. Varonis automatically scans and classifies sensitive, regulated information stored in file shares, NAS devices, SharePoint, and Office 365.

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Data Audit & Protection

DatAdvantage for O365

Lock down sensitive files and emails, monitor user behavior, and prevent data leaks across Office 365 and on-premises data with a unified data security platform.

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Data Audit & Protection

DataAdvantage

DatAdvantage is the heart of our Data Security Platform, giving you complete visibility and control over your critical data and hybrid IT infrastructure.

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Security Analytics

CISOs Investigate: User Behavior Analytics

The value of peer input cannot be overstated. Authored by leading Chief Information Security Officers, CISOs Investigate is an ongoing series that offers first-hand insights to security leaders as they make business-driven technology decisions.

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Security Analytics

ISMG Ransomware Defense Study: The Enterprise Strikes Back

Fifty-two percent of security leaders rate their organizations at above average or superior when it comes to detecting or blocking ransomware before it locks or encrypts data in their systems.

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Risk Analysis

2017 Varonis Global Data Risk Report

Our 2017 global risk study found that 47% of organizations have at least 1,000 sensitive files open to every employee—an alarming level of exposure for corporate data.

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Data Security

Ponemon Study: Closing Security Gaps to Protect Corporate Data

According to a Ponemon Institute study, loss or theft of data is up sharply, and the leading cause is insider negligence.

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Forrester

Forrester Study: The Data Security Money Pit

A 2017 study from Forrester – highlights flaws in a fragmented approach to investing in data security tools: while most companies have invested in a variety of technology solutions, a “high security investment does not translate to high maturity with data strategy, nor does it mean a unified security strategy.”

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COMPLIANCE

A Practical Guide to GDPR

See how the upcoming EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect you.

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COMPLIANCE

Ransomware Guide to Data Security Laws

A Guide to Complying with US and EU Breach Notification Rules.

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ULTIMATE GUIDE

Ransomware Guide for Healthcare

Healthcare providers have always been attractive targets for data breaches – find out how to defend against a ransomware attack.

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ULTIMATE GUIDE

The Complete Guide to Ransomware

We'll help you better understand the various types of ransomware, attack vectors, and cover a few mitigation methods.

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HACKING

PowerShell Obfuscation

Stealth Through Confusion. Learn how hackers hide malicious PowerShell commands from security software.

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HACKING

Practical PowerShell for IT Security

PowerShell is a security tool in its own right. It helps IT staff monitor for threats and perform other security functions.

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HACKING

Pen Testing Active Directory Environments

Our free step-by-step ebook will show you all the tools and tactics that hackers use to leverage AD in post-exploitation.

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HACKING

Malware Coding Lessons for IT People

Don't overthink ransomware! It’s just a small malicious piece of code with a devious goal — encrypting all of the user’s important files.

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ULTIMATE GUIDE

The Sysadmin Guide

A detailed, plain-English guide to dealing with the aspects of being a Sysadmin that aren't covered in a manual.

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Compliance & Regulations

PCI DSS for IT Pros and Other Humans

Varonis has reviewed the PCI Council’s 12 step program towards compliance and scaled it down to 3 straightforward meta steps. Grab our free guide: PCI DSS for IT Pros and Other Humans to learn these steps and take action today!

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THREAT AND VULNERABILITY MANAGEMENT

11 Things IT Should Be Doing (But Isn’t)

This free whitepaper outlines 11 things that most IT departments aren’t doing, but should. As a result, sensitive data is unprotected and being accessed by the wrong people, expensive storage is littered with stale data, and access controls are broken.

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Data Security

4 Tips to Secure Active Directory

We gathered all the tried-and-true tips, tricks, and best practices from the day to day experiences of AD Admins and security professionals who are in the trenches daily and put them together in one document.

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Compliance & Regulations

US Data Protection Compliance and Regulations

Learn about key US consumer data protection and privacy legislation, including Fair Credit Reporting Act, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and more.

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Compliance

How Varonis Helps With the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Broadly speaking, the GDPR simply turns IT practices and data Security ideas into law. But how can you best approach it? Discover how to meet GDPR regulation - and how Varonis helps - in this whitepaper.

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Data Security

Why the OPM Breach is a Call-to-Action for CISOs to Embrace Data-Centric Security

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Data Security

What is a Data Security Platform

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THREAT AND VULNERABILITY MANAGEMENT

Insider Threats: Malice, Mistakes, and Mountain Lions

Protecting against insider threats, whether malicious or accidental, is extremely difficult, especially when 71% of employees say that they have access to information they aren’t supposed to see. Grab our free guide to 6 tactics for preventing insider threats.

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